This is an update to this post.
The Alexandria Police Department is investigating a sexual battery that occurred in the 3100 block of Duke Street on Wednesday, July 23, 2014.
At approximately 2:30 p.m., police were called to the CVS Pharmacy for a man who assaulted and woman while they were both inside the pharmacy. The suspect reached underneath the skirt of an adult female and attempted to remove her underwear. Officers responded to the scene and immediately apprehended the suspect.
Abayneh Yemer, 25, of Alexandria was charged with Sexual Battery and Attempted Object Sexual Penetration. He was held without bond.
Anyone with information about this incident or the suspect is asked to contact Detective Chris Perry with the Alexandria Police Department at 703.746.6191.
While you slept, showered, shaved, and got your Starbucks, we scanned the local papers, blogs, and websites to find the most interesting stories in them you might have missed.
Here’s the latest Alexandria Virginia crime report. These were among incidents reported by the Alexandria Police Department and published in the weekly Washington Post Alexandria/Arlington Extra. This week’s list includes an abduction, a sexual assault, fraud cases as well as vandalism and more.
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